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The Resource In black & white : the untold story of Joe Louis and Jesse Owens, Donald McRae

In black & white : the untold story of Joe Louis and Jesse Owens, Donald McRae

Label
In black & white : the untold story of Joe Louis and Jesse Owens
Title
In black & white
Title remainder
the untold story of Joe Louis and Jesse Owens
Statement of responsibility
Donald McRae
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This biography of two great athletes recounts the political legacy, extraordinary personal links and enduring friendship between four-times Olympic gold medalist Jesse Owens, and Heavyweight World Boxing Champion Joe Louis, black athletes born in an America demeaned by racism and poverty
Awards note
William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2002
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McRae, Donald
Dewey number
  • 796.4'2'0922'73
  • 796.42092273
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Owens, Jesse
  • Louis, Joe
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Track and field athletes
  • African American athletes
  • Race relations
  • Biography
Label
In black & white : the untold story of Joe Louis and Jesse Owens, Donald McRae
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Scribner, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781471135330
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
440 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781471135330
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
In black & white : the untold story of Joe Louis and Jesse Owens, Donald McRae
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Scribner, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781471135330
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
440 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781471135330
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

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